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Among the various colorful feasts and festivals of India, Goa add one more colorful and wonderful festival i.e. Goa Carnival. This festival is celebrated in very large scale it is the most eagerly awaited. This beautiful festival was introduced by the Portuguese, as they ruled Goa for five hundred year.

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This festival is celebrated for three day in February month. It is primarily celebrated by Christians; as most of the population of Goa is Christians. At first it was only celebrated by the local people only, but now day’s people from different states and country come to Goa to celebrate this festival.

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During Goa Carnivals all the streets and corners of the Goa comes alive with different colors. It is held in mid February and goes on till week long celebration. Live processions, people in different costumes dance gracefully, with colorful mascots and the strumming of guitars and music add joy to this festival.

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It is one of the famous Indian carnivals, which is popular all over the world. During this many people visit Goa. As it is one of the best times to visit this wonderful land of beautiful beaches.  During this festival all the accommodation options are sell out and it is also a peak season as per the tourism point of view. So it would be better to book hotels in advance if you are visit Goa during these months. To know more about hotels in Goa click on the given link below:

Big parades are prearranged throughout the states with colorful lights, bands, all night on streets and grand ball parties are held in the evenings to get together.

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It is only celebrated in Goa nowhere else in India. It is also one of the main reasons in the popularity of the Goa tourism. Due to this thousand of tourists visit Goa every year.

So plan a wonderful holiday with your family and friends and enjoy some cherish moments for life time.

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Ooty- Rose Garden

Posted: September 19, 2013 in Uncategorized
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Ooty is a small town, located in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is also the district capital of the Nilgiris district. It is a popular hill station situated in Nilgiri hills in south India. Many tourists visit this wonderful hill station to explore its historic sites and natural beauty. The whole economy of this beautiful hill station is based upon tourism and agriculture.

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You can easily reach Ooty from Coimbatore as it is just 80 km away and the Coimbatore airport is also an easy mood of transportation to reach Ooty. This small hill station is connected to the rest of the India by road and rail directly.

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One of the best places to visit in Ooty is the Government Rose Garden. As Ooty has a unique tropical climate, which is an ideal climatic for the roses gardening. It is formerly known by many different names such as Jayalalithaa Rose Garden, Nootrandu Roja and Centerary Rose Park. It is the biggest rose garden of India. It is located on the slopes of Elk Hill in Vijayanagaram of Ooty town in Tamil Nadu. It is situated at the height of 2200 meters above sea level.

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This garden is well organized in five curving terraces, which covers at least four hectares of land. This beautiful garden is maintained by the Tamil Nadu Horticulture Department. Generally variation in climate is very rare and the monsoon id also moderate, which is good for this garden and the flowering season, is long enough to enjoy. Rose Garden is visited by many tourists every year to enjoy this beautiful season. When the winter season is their there are not many flowers to see but tourist like to traveler.

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Many travelers like to stay near this wonderful garden during their trip. To know more about hotels in Ooty near Rose Garden click on the link below:

 

Plan a wonderful vacation with your family and friends to this beautiful hill station. It would be surely an wonderful experience for life time.

Hyderabad is a perfect mixture of old world charm and with new modern technology. It is the capital and the biggest city of the Southern state of India, Andhra Pradesh. It has been ruled by different rulers like Mughals, Qutub Shahis, and Nizams, which have shaped the beautiful and rich history of Hyderabad. It is renowned as “The City of Pearls”, in Olden days; you can still find many historical and traditional bazaars, which are located around the city.

Tourism sector plays an important role in the economy of Hyderabad. You will always witness travel expo or tourism related fairs on regular bases in the city. This city is recognized for its monuments which include the magnificent masterpiece like Charminar and Golconda fort. It has many masjids, churches and temples in the city.

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Hyderabad houses good numbers of historical monuments within the city and as well as outer sides of the city. Some of the famous historical sites including Charminar, Chowmahalla Palace, Salar Jung Museum as well as many other art galleries , sports complexes and theatres. Some of the main tourist attractions of Hyderabad city are given below in categories wise:

Historical Monuments:

• Mecca Masjid: This Mosque is very famous throughout India; it was built 400 years back during the supremacy of Sultan Muhammad Qutub Shah, the 6th Qutub Shahi Sultan of Hyderabad.

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• Charminar: Charminar is a major and most famous landmark of Hyderabad.

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• Golconda Fort: This Fort is one of the most outstanding fortresses in India; it is one of the strongest forts in India.

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• Qutb Shahi Tombs: This tomb is dedicated to Rulers of Qutub Shahi dynasty. Its artihe tech

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• Salar Jung Museum: It is among the world largest private collection museum

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• Chowmahalla Palace: UNESCO Asia Pacific Heritage site of the Chowmahalla Palace.

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Parks and Gardens:

• Nehru zoological park: This zoo is a natural habitat for different type of species, animals, birds, nocturnal species, amphibian and aquatic species.

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• NTR Gardens: This wonderful leisure spot is situated beside the IMAX theatre. It is located beside the land adjoining near Hussain sagar, it is a happening to hang out with your family and friends.

Image• Lotus Pond: Lotus pond Garden is situated in Jubilee hills; it is also home to a few rare species of birds.

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To visit all the amazing places of Hyderabad city, plan a wonderful vacation with your family and friends.

Ratnagiri is the very beautiful city which is also known as port city. It is located in the Konkan region i.e.. Western coast of an Arabian sea of Maharashtra. As the city is famous for the cultivation of Alphonso mangoes, many mango lovers visit this marvellous place from all around the world.

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Ratnagiri is also entitled as the Lake District of Maharashtra because it contains numerous lakes and beaches. Its pleasant climate and picturesque beauty attracts both domestic and international tourists. Presence of the Sahyadris and Arabian Sea makes Ratnagiri supernatural and one of the favourite tourist destination in India.

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We can feel the difference in air, when we entered Ratnagiri. The chilling atmosphere, unspoilt forest, beautiful calm beaches makes you fill refreshing and stress free. Most of the people visit Ratnagiri to feel the nature. The lush green coconut trees, unspoilt beaches and eye-catching greenery made it one of the most famous destinations in the Maharashtra.

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Points of Attraction in Ratnagiri.

  • Places Of Devotion: Ganpatipule, Hedvi, Parshuram [Chiplun], Hatis, Velneshwar, and Rajapur
  • Rock Shelter: Sangameshwar, Panhalekazi
  • Sea Banks: Kelshi, Guhaghar, Murud, Palshet, Velneshwar, Harne, Purnagad and Ganpatipule
  • Birth Place Of Prominent Personalities:Malgund, Ratnagiri, Palgad, Dapoli
  • Forts: Bankot, Ambolgad, Mandangad, Ratnadurg, Jaigad, Mahipatgad
  • Water Falls: Parshuram, Marleshwar, Prachitgad, Unhavare, Tural, Aravali.

This stunning city is gifted with the majestic hills, pretty seashore, creeks, beautiful rivers, hot water springs and waterfalls apart from the ancient forts and monuments. Situated on the coastal belt, Ratnagiri is blessed with virgin beaches that offer the fantastic sight of an ancient fort overlooking the harbour besides its silvery sands.

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Apart from all these above destinations, Ratnagiri is famous for the production of Juicy Alphonso mangoes, coconut and cashew nut and many more fruits. All these plus points of Ratnagiri are leading to increase the demand of hotels and lodges in Ratnagiri.

Borivali is a western suburb of Mumbai. Most of the population of this area is second generation residents from rural and small India. It is one of the few areas in world, which serves national park within the city limits. Let’s talk about this national park in detail.

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Borivali National Park, currently renowned as ‘Sanjay Gandhi National Park’, is a unique wildlife park located within the city limits of Mumbai. During the period of pre – independence, this park was known by the name ‘Krishnagiri Park’ and later it was named as ‘Borivali National Park’. After that, in 1990 the park was renamed as ‘Sanjay Gandhi National park’. It has become the most reputed national park, because it is visited by large number of travellers visiting India, and also it is the largest park in world within the city limits.

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The park is decorated with varieties of flora and fauna, which attracts lots of tourists throughout the year, from all over the world. The Kanheri Caves of 2400 years old, lie within the premises of this park and also carved out the Rocky Mountains. The dense green forests i.e. Serene and the abundance of wild life are the unique identifying features of Borivali National Park. This Park has also become a natural habitat of insects, reptiles, mammals, butterflies and flowering plants too.

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The forest enclosed within the Park, is an ideal dwelling place for many varieties of wild animals, which attracts numerous animals lovers. These wild animals include Bonnet and Rhesus Macaque, Indian Hare, Chital, Gray Lungur, deer, Sambar and may other varieties of animals. Tourist can also take a ride of a toy train, which is available in the Park itself. Nature and wild animal lovers really get motivated by the wild life offered by this Park. Undoubtedly this is a best tourist attraction nearby Mumbai to pay a worthy visit.

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Borivali is fragmented into two segments East and West, like that of the other areas in Mumbai. Along with Sanjay Gandhi National Park, this suburb serves many other tourist attractions too. It is at a close proximity to Mumbai Airport, and also has a prominent educational complex. All these features make Borivali, one of the best suburbs to live. Hence, there is great demand for comfortable hotels in this area, by the travellers.

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Shimla is located in northern India at the top of the mighty Himalayas. It is surrounded by lofty mountain ranges, but still the place is well connected to rest of the country via all means of transportation. If any traveller is willing to go for holidays at Shimla, then first question arises in their mind is how to reach Shimla? The best answer suggested for this question is via railway, because it is the safest and cheapest mode of transportation, and even the Kalka Railway Station at Shimla offers many special trains and coaches for the travellers. Let’s talk about this station in detail.

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As per the records of UNESCO, Kalka Railway is one of the very few heritage Railways in world. UNESCO offers special trains and coaches in the regular train service between Shimla and Kalka. You can also become one of the privileged persons of having the wonderful experience of travelling on one of these trains/coaches for everlasting memories of the trip. Some of the special trains and coaches offered at Kalka are:

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  • Shivalik Deluxe
  • Delux Rail Motor Car
  • Shivalik Palace Tourist Coach (RA-4)
  • Shivalik Queen (RA-67)
  • Twin Heritage Coach

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The Kalka – Shimla Railway was built during the British Raj, to connect with Shimla, which is the summer capital of India. Now, it becomes the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, whereas Kalka is a town in Panchkula district, Haryana. This route offers spectacular scenery along the whole journey, and the marvels of its construction, keeps the travellers on this line spell bound. On leaving Kalka, at 656 meters above sea level, the railway enters into the foothills and immediately commences its climb.

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Many of the film shots get shooed on this route, some of them are mentioned here.

  • Dharmendra’s song ‘Signal hua ke nikle’ from Taradevi.
  • Joy Mukherjee’s song ‘Chale nagin ki tarah’.
  • Shammi Kapoor’s ‘original snow yeti’.

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Due to all such features and facilities that railways offered, most of the travellers prefer to stay at comfortable ‘Hotels near Shimla Railway Station’, so that it becomes easier for them to catch the trains from their staying place itself.

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The factor of liveliness of any city can be easily judged by its eating out varieties and the standard of hospitality. Pune city has made a grand development in this sector, as several national as well as international food options and a chain of big star hotels are competing for a share of pie in Pune. There is a consistent chain of population migrating to Pune from all over India, for employment and educational front. Due to all this, there is a tremendous growth of national and international players in the hospitality sector of Pune.

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The boom of hospitality sector in Pune, has significantly upgraded the development and lifestyle quotient of city. This growth of city has been quite fast and vibrant in the eastern sector of Pune, especially in Hinjewadi, Hadapsar and Khardi areas. The growth of IT and hospitality industry in this belt have triggered the demand for ‘Hinjewadi Hotels’.

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Hinjewadi, located in the eastern suburb of Pune, is one of the most well established areas in Pune. An additional advantage enjoyed in this region is a close proximity to the airport. Hinjewadi IT Park; is the biggest and foremost attraction of Pune, which also contributes to the development of city. Due to serving of the biggest IT Park, and well developed transportation facilities, Hinjewadi becomes most posh locality in Pune, with highest real estate rate of properties.

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All these features of Hinjewadi area, attracts lot number of travellers which ultimately improves the growth of Hospitality sector in Pune. Eating out in this suburb is simply a beautiful experience, as the newer star category hotels like Hotel Radisson Blue, Hotel Ibis, Hotel Parc Estique, etc. all come under Hinjewadi. All this not only increases the standard of food and dining but also provides best and reasonable eatables to locals.

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Such a tremendous growth of city attracts near about a lakh of foreign students from 62 countries. The presence of foreigners has increases the overall turnover in transport, entertainment and garment sectors. As people belonging to IT sector have earned a good salary, they can easily afford many national and international brands. Due to all this, along with IT and Hospitality many other sectors are also doing well in Pune.